Andrés Galeano


Andrés Galeano was born in Spain in 1980 and lives in Berlin and Barcelona.

He holds a Philosophy degree at the Universtiy of Barcelona, a Photography diploma at the Freie Fotoschule Stuttgart and a Sculpture/Free Art degree at the Kunsthochschule Weißensee Berlin.

He works with drawing, photography, video, installation and performance and has realized exhibitions and performances throughout Europe, Latin America, USA and Canada.

Selected solo shows: RH Contemporary, NYC (USA, 2015) Art Rotterdam (2015), YIA Art Fair (Paris, 2014), Art Brussels (Brussels, 2014), Pavlovsdog (Berlin, 2014), Grimmuseum (Berlin, 2013).

Selected group shows:  De Appel (Amsterdam, 2015), Goethe-Institut (Barcelona, 2015),  Fabra i Coats (Barcelona, 2014), 4th Thessaloniki Biennale of Contemporary Art (Thessaloniki, 2013),  Kunstraum Kreuzberg/Bethanien (Berlin, 2012), ‘O (Milan, 2009).

Selected performances: Centro Huarte (Pamplona, 2014), M:ST Festival (Calgary, 2014),  Konshallen Göteborg (Göteborg, 2014), Antic Teatre (Barcelona, 2013), Kunsthall Charlotenborg (Copenhage, 2013), Rhubarb Festival (Toronto, 2013), Chamalle X, Museo MARCO (Vigo, 2012), Interakcje Festival (Piotrkow Trybunawski, 2012), Acción!MAD, El Matadero (Madrid, 2011) Who is afraid of Performance Art, BAC, (Ginebra 2011), Viva! Art Action (Montreal, 2011), ¡Poesíacción!, Instituto Cervantes (Berlin, 2011), PPP (Bern, 2011), Festival Ebent (Barcelona, 2010).

In 2011 he was awarded with Mart Stam prize by the KHB Berlin and in 2014 was finalist of the Miquel Casablacas prize in Barcelona.